Benjamin Britton, Panic Americana, oil on canvas, 96 x 180"

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Alumni Highlights

Aug 6-Dec 4, 2016 Brian Bress, MFA '06: solo exhibition, Make Your Own Friends, at the Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA.

Aug 4, 2016, 7pm Wu Tsang, MFA '10: Artists on Artists: Wu Tsang on Hito Steyerl, at MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles.

July 30-Sept 24, 2016 Lisa Ohlweiler, BA '05; Whitney Hubbs, MFA '09; and Visiting Faculty Chelsea Mosher in group exhibition, In the Cut, at Gallery Luisotti, Santa Monica.

July 26, 2016, 7-9pm EJ Hill, MFA '13: Studio Museum in Harlem Artists-in-Residence Artist Talk with WNYC at the Jerome L. Greene Performance Space.

July 23-Aug 28, 2016 Lorenzo Hurtado Segovia, BA '03 and Lily Simonson, MFA '08 in group exhibition, Summer Reverie, at CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles.

July 23-Aug 27, 2016 Ruby Neri, MFA '98: solo exhibition, Slaves and Humans, at David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles.

July 23-Aug 27, 2016 Vanessa Conte, MFA '04; Mateo Tannatt, MFA '08; Asha Schechter, MFA '09; and Nathan Zeidman in group exhibition, GRIND, at Various Small Fires, Los Angeles.

July 23-Aug 21, 2016 Oscar Magallanes, BA '16 in group exhibition, Model Migration, at RESIDENCY Art Gallery, Inglewood, CA.

July 23-Aug 20, 2016 Becky Kolsrud, MFA '12 in group exhibition, Oily Doily, at BBQLA, Los Angeles.

July 17-Sept 4, 2016 Aaron Garber-Maikovska, BA '06; Katie Aliprando, MFA '10 in group exhibition, Home Depot, at DXIX Projects, Venice, CA.

July 16-Aug 27, 2016 Raffi Kalenderian, BA '04: solo exhibition, For the Dead, at Susanne Vielmetter Los Angeles Projects.

July 16-Aug 27, 2016 Craig Kauffman, MA '56, BA '55; Bridget Beck, MFA '14 in group exhibition, How to Build a Foghorn, at Samuel Freeman, Los Angeles.

July 16-Aug 27, 2016 Devin Kenny, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Bone Structure, at AA|LA, Los Angeles.

July 16-Aug 20, 2016 Martin Durazo, MFA '98; Michael Dopp, MFA '09; Tameka Norris, BA '10 in group exhibition, Perfect Day, at Roberts & Tilton, Culver City.

July 16-Aug 19, 2016 Jonathan Apgar, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Concrete Matter & Liquefied Horizons, at Garboushian Gallery, Beverly Hills.

July 16-Aug 14, 2016 Kerry Tribe, MFA '02; Josh Callaghan, MFA '05; and Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07 in Los Angeles' first public art biennial, Current:LA Water, which includes temporary outdoor site-specific installations at locations around the city near water, presented by Mayor Eric Garcetti, the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, and Bloomberg Philanthropies through its Public Art Challenge initiative.

July 16, 2016, 6pm Karl Haendel, MFA '03; Christine Wang, MFA '13; Kathleen Ryan, MFA '14: art installations featured at the 10th Annual Summer on Seventh at Inner-City Arts, Los Angeles.

July 16, 2016, 4pm Gabie Strong, BA '93: performance with Los Angeles Free Music Society at The Box, Los Angeles.

July 14-Oct 30, 2016 EJ Hill, MFA '13 in 3-person exhibition, Tenses: Artists-in-Residence 2015-16, at the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York.

July 14-Aug 28, 2016 Wendy Red Star, MFA '06: solo exhibition, Tokens, Gold, & Glory at Hap Gallery, Portland, OR.

July 14-Aug 20, 2016 Antonio Adriano Puleo, MFA '03: solo exhibition, Massimo Minimalismo, at LAXART, Hollywood, CA.

July 14-Aug 11, 2016 Valerie Green, BA '06 in group exhibition, 2016 Aperture Summer Open: Photography is Magic, at Aperture Foundation, New York.

July 14, 2016, 8pm Kim Ye, MFA '12: Be the Cult Leader You Wish to Follow: A Workshop for Artists at Machine Project, Los Angeles.

July 9-Sept 2, 2016 Peter Alexander, MFA '68, BA '65: Sculpture 1966-2016: A Career Survey, at Parrasch Heijnen Gallery, Los Angeles.

July 9-Aug 6, 2016 Katie Aliprando, MFA '10 and Becky Kolsrud, MFA '12 in group exhibition, Let Love Burn in All the Lamps, at Ms Barbers, Los Angeles.

July 8, 2016, 11am-8pm Rafa Esparza, BA '11: performance, mas gestos y mas caras, at the Hammer Museum.

July 7-Sept 2, 2016 Kim Fisher, BA '96; Matthew Brandt, MFA '08; Sean Raspet, MFA '14; Calvin Marcus, MFA '15, and Professor Emeritus Charles Ray in group exhibition, Please Have Enough Acid in the Dish!, at M+B, Los Angeles.

July 2-Aug 20, 2016 Françoise Grossen, MA '69: solo exhibition, Contact III, at Blum & Poe, Los Angeles.

June 30, 2016 Jane Hugentober, MFA '14: review in Los Angeles Times.

June 25-Aug 13, 2016 Jane Hugentober, MFA '14: solo exhibition, in the beginning, in the garment-fold, at Harmony Murphy, Los Angeles.

June 25-July 30, 2016 Anne Collier, MFA '01; Mateo Tannatt, MFA '08; Sanya Kantarovsky, MFA '11 in group exhibition at Marc Foxx, Los Angeles.

June 25, 2016, 3pm Frank Stockton, MFA '15: Artist talk at Samuel Freeman, Los Angeles.

June 24, 2016, 6-10pm Gabie Strong, BA '93: Performance at Ms Barbers, Los Angeles.

June 23-July 29, 2016 Naotaka Hiro, BA '97; Sanya Kantarovsky, MFA '11; and Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, A Modest Proposal at Hauser & Wirth, New York.

Jun 23, 2016, 6-9pm Taidgh O'Neill, BA '08 and Shoshi Kanokohata, MFA '14: Installation for Show + Tell Opening Night, Downtown Los Angeles.

June 20-Sept 9, 2016 Shana Lutker, MFA '05: solo exhibition, Scenes from Chapter Four, and residency at 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica.

June 19-Aug 27, 2016 Paul Mpagi Sepuya, MFA '16: solo exhibition, Some Recent Pictures (Chicago), at Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL.

June 18-Aug 21, 2016 Carolyn Castaño, MFA '01; Siobhan Hebron, BA '12; and Christine Dianne Guiyangco, BA '14 in Coming to The Table, an exhibition and series of programming organized by the Association of Hysteric Curators (AHC) at Angel's Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA.

June 18- William Kaminski, MFA '12: solo exhibition, Esper, at Phil Gallery, Los Angeles.

June 18, 2016, 8pm Rachel Mason, BA '01: Performance, Enter Das Ram, at ltd los angeles.

June 12-Aug 28, 2016 Gala Porras-Kim, BA '07; Rafa Esparza, BA '11; and Associate Professor, Silke Otto-Knapp, in group exhibition, Made in L.A., at the Hammer Museum.

June 10-July 2, 2016 Ivan Iannoli, MFA '11: solo exhibition at Bass & Reiner Gallery, San Francisco.

June 10-24, 2016 Devin Kenny, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Memory Room at Outpost Artists Resources, Ridgewood, NY.

June 9, 2016, 7pm Devin Kenny, MFA '13 and Dylan Mira, MFA '13 were featured in film screening, Open Window, at MOCA Grand Avenue, Los Angeles.

June 5-Dec 18, 2016 Lia Halloran, BA '99: solo exhibition, Deep Sky Companion, at Cahill Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics at the California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA.

June 4, 2016-June 4, 2017 Shana Lutker, MFA '05 and Sarah Beadle, BA '09 in group exhibition, The Artist's Library at LAXART, Hollywood, CA.

June 4-July 16, 2016 Patricia Fernández, BA '02: Box (a proposition for ten years) at Commonwealth & Council, Los Angeles.

June 4-July 16, 2016 Carmen Argote, MFA '07, BA '04: solo exhibition, Alex's Room, at Commonwealth & Council, Los Angeles.

June 4-July 9, 2016 Kristin Calabrese, MFA '98: solo exhibition, Seeing Signs, at LA><ART, Hollywood, CA.

June 4-July 9, 2016 Joshua Aster, MFA '07: solo exhibition, So I Went To A Place, at LA><ART, Hollywood, CA.

June 2-July 14, 2016 Chadwick Rantanen, MFA '10 and Sean Raspet, MFA '14 in group exhibition, War Games, at Moran Bondaroff, Detroit, MI.

May 21-July 30, 2016 Carl Cheng, MFA '67, BA '64: solo exhibition: Nature Is Everything - Everything Is Nature, at Cherry and Martin, Los Angeles.

May 14-Sept 25, 2016 John Divola, MFA '74 and Owen Kydd, MFA '12 in group exhibition, About Time: Photography in a Moment of Change, at the newly transformed San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

April News Iris Hu, BA '13 was awarded a 2016 Paul & Daisy Soros Fellowship.

  Wu Tsang, MFA '10 was awarded a 2016 fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

Apr 30-July 31, 2016 Ed Moses, MA '58, BA '55: retrospective exhibition, Moses@90, at William Turner Gallery, Santa Monica.

Apr 21, 2016-March 2017 Matt Johnson, MFA '03: group exhibition, Wanderlust, for High Line Art, New York.

Apr 9-Aug 12, 2016 Farrah Karapetian, MFA '08: art installation, Nothing Comes Between Me and Me Between Comes Nothing, at The Wende Museum, Culver City, CA.

Apr 7-Dec 31, 2016 Trisha Donnelly, BA '96 in group exhibition, Less Than One, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

March News Arleen Hendler, MA '62 will have a solo exhibition of new paintings at FIG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA in January 2017.

Feb 27-Oct 9, 2016 Robert Heinecken, MA '60; John Divola, MFA '74; Mungo Thomson, MFA '00; Anne Collier, MFA '01; Lucas Blalock, MFA '13 in group exhibition, Ordinary Pictures, at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.

Nov 7, 2015-Sept 30, 2016 Martin Kersels, MFA '95, BA '92: Tossing a Friend (Melinda) (1, 2, and 3) at the Armory Center for the Arts' Roadside Attraction, a 24/7 outdoor gallery in Northwest Pasadena.

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